New VPN Service Available
Students connecting to their UBC online courses from China now have access to a new secure internet connection to help improve access to online learning resources. Learn More  

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection uses encryption to protect data and prevent others from listening-in on the data that is transferred between your computer and the campus network.

UBC Information Technology offers free VPN services to UBC students, faculty, and staff at both the Vancouver and Okanagan campus.

Further Information

Getting Started